Aston Business School

  • United Kingdom

Organization profile

Organisation profile

Our teaching is delivered by academics who are at the forefront of their discipline in terms of research and practice, ensuring our students get access to the latest thinking, issues and trends. We achieved the maximum Gold rating in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework.

Our graduates go on to work for world renowned institutions and companies such as Barclays, BMW, Deutsche Bank, Google, Morgan Stanley, PWC, Rolls Royce, Unilever and many more. We do more to boost the earnings and career opportunities of our graduates than nearly any other university in the UK, according to a new study by The Economist (August, 2017).

We have experience of working with organisations of all shapes and sizes from start-up micro businesses to multinationals. We are recognised as providing excellent support to SMES with our Small Business Charter accreditation.

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case law Social Sciences
firm Social Sciences
Law Social Sciences
management Social Sciences
performance Social Sciences
student Social Sciences
innovation Social Sciences
leadership Social Sciences

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Salman Ahmad

Person: Academic

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Pavel Albores

Person: Academic


Research Output 1966 2020

Achieving sustainability through innovation-led lean approaches to manufacturing supply chains

Bhattacharya, A. & Dey, P. K., Jan 2020, In : International Journal of Production Economics. 219, p. 402-404 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

A framework to explore the functioning and sustainability of business models

Bradley, P., Parry, G. & O'Regan, N., 1 Jan 2020, In : Sustainable Production and Consumption. 21, p. 57-77 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development
sustainable development

Antecedents and Outcomes of Emotional Labour in Hospitality and Tourism: A Meta-Analysis

Xu, S., Cao, Z. & Huo, Y., 10 Feb 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Tourism Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Student theses

A behavioural approach to the study of retail location

Author: Yates, A. R., 1978

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Accessibility, deprivation and rural planning policies.

Author: Law, D. J., 1986

Supervisor: Tricker, M. J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy


Accountability and effectiveness in social services management: an evaluation of inquiries into NAI deaths 1973-1982

Author: Jones, P. A., 1986

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy



Bimal Arora (Recipient), Jun 2019

Prize: Other distinction


Henrietta Larson Award

Stephanie Decker (Recipient), 2019

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Business history

Aston Students' Union Best Personal Tutor Award 2019 (Shortlisted)

Adam Shaw-Mellors (Recipient), 2019

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 1989 2020

FMA 2020 (scheduled)

Dimitrios Stafylas (Participant)
10 Jun 202012 Jun 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Internet and Big Data in Economics and Social Sciences (Event)

Viktor Pekar (Editorial board member)
Mar 2020Apr 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Constitutional Duty and Aspiration: Balancing Peace and the Rule of Law in the Shadow of Violence

Tarik Olcay (Speaker), Asli Ozcelik (Speaker)
18 Jan 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Press / Media

How to Intensify and Diversify Ukrainian Exports? The Case of Bilateral Trade with Germany

Oleksandr Shepotylo, Pavlo Iavorskyi, Maryna Khorunzha, Olga Nikolaieva & Svitlana Taran


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Prorogation of Parliament: the two court rulings explained

Martin Brenncke


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Export promotion policy: scope for the government

Oleksandr Shepotylo, Olena Besedina & Maryna Khorunzha


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Research